List of Famous Indian Scientists and their Inventions

Here, We have represented the complete list of Famous Indian Scientists and their Inventions in India.

1. Prafulla Chandra Ray – Famous academician and chemist, known for being the ancestor of Bengal Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals, India’s first pharmaceutical company.

2. Salim Ali – Naturalist who helped create Ornithology, also known as the “Birdman of India”.

3. Srinivasa Ramanujan – Mathematician was recognized for his brilliant contributions to mathematical analysis, number theory, infinite series and continued fractions.

4. C. V. Raman – Physicist who won Nobel Prize in 1930 for his Raman Effect.

5. Homi Jehangir Bhabha – Theoretical scientist; best known as the chief architect of the Indian atomic energy program.

6. Jagadish Chandra Bose – Physicist, biologist and archaeologist who pioneered the investigation of radio and microwave optics.

7. Satyendra Nath Bose – Mathematician and physicist; best known for his collaboration with Albert Einstein in forming a theory related to the gaslike qualities of electromagnetic radiation.

8. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Known for his crucial role in the development of India’s missile and nuclear weapons programs.

9. Har Gobind Khorana – Biochemist who won the Nobel Prize in 1968 for demonstrating how the nucleotides in nucleic acids control the integration of proteins.

10. S.S. Abhyankar – Mathematician; famous for his outstanding contributions to algebraic geometry.